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  • When Does Philodendron Birkin Get Stripes? The Truth!

    When Does Philodendron Birkin Get Stripes? The Truth!

    There are many species of Philodendron plants, but the Philodendron birkin is one of the more interesting varieties. The Philodendron birkin is a chimeric mutation that derived from the Philodendron congo rojo. This is the process in which a plant naturally undergoes a mutation. Because of this, your Philodendron birkin can display several different color …


  • Philodendron Saggitifolium Plant Care — Top Guide

    Philodendron Saggitifolium Plant Care — Top Guide

    One of the most remarkable and unique Philodendron is the Philodendron Sagittifolium — a tropical to subtropical plant with a particularly fast growth rate.  The plant has huge leaves emerging from long vines that are quick to climb supporting structures. With characteristics found in very few Philodendron, it is surely a rewarding experience to nurture …


  • Philodendron Lynamii Plant Care — Unicorn Guide

    Philodendron Lynamii Plant Care — Unicorn Guide

    Philodendron Lynamii is an unusual-looking extremely rare and slow-growing tropical beauty. Its foliage is particularly attractive, consisting of green and pink leaves. As they mature, the leaves change colors from deep pink to dark green.  The Philodendron Lynamii is from the Araceae family, subgroup Aroideae. It also grows in Peru and Tarapoto and is named …


  • Philodendron Grandipes Care — Best Guide

    Philodendron Grandipes Care — Best Guide

    Today we are discussing the rare ‘Philodendron Grandipes.’ This plant has glossy green leaves. Most features for this plant resemble the Philodendron Jodavisianum. This herbaceous evergreen plant, like many others, belongs to the plant family of Araceae.  It is endemic to the tropics of Columbia, Panama, and Ecuador in South America. This plant is categorized based …


  • Philodendron Nanegalense Plant Care — Definitive Guide

    Philodendron Nanegalense Plant Care — Definitive Guide

    Philodendron Nanegalense is considered a native of Ecuador. It has a climbing nature and produces light green velvety and heart-shaped leaves. The leaves also have fuzzy petioles and are ribbed. It is considered a very rare aroid belonging to the Araceae family. Philodendron Nanegalense is added to the endangered species list and is likely to …


  • Philodendron Squamicaule Care — What You Should Know

    Philodendron Squamicaule Care — What You Should Know

    Philodendron Squamicaule is a Hemi-epiphytic species that is endemic to Panama, Nicaragua, Ecuador, and Colombia.  The Latin word Squamicaule stands for ‘scaly stem,’ referring to the salmon pink petioles with scales on them that look like hair. Philodendron Squamicaule is known for its stunning petioles that complement its large green leaves. The plant has reddish …


  • Philodendron Balaoanum Plant Care — All There Is To Know

    Philodendron Balaoanum Plant Care — All There Is To Know

    An exquisite and extraordinary plant, the Philodendron Balaoanum is one of a kind. Known for the peculiar shape of its leaves, it is a plant that you can add to any substantial collection of plants.  Philodendron Balaoanum is an epiphytic plant that lives on trees and sucks nutrients from them. Philodendrons have a natural affinity …


  • Philodendron Asplundii Plant Care — Best Tips!

    Philodendron Asplundii Plant Care — Best Tips!

    Today, we discuss the unique Philodendron Asplundii — a truly exquisite-looking plant that is not commonly seen in houseplant owners’ homes.  Although the plant has special needs and requirements to ensure its growth and bloom, it certainly pays off with its aesthetic value, especially when placed in decorative containers indoors.  The Philodendron Asplundii plant mostly …


  • Philodendron Scherberichii Care — A Definitive Guide

    Philodendron Scherberichii Care — A Definitive Guide

    Philodendron Scherberichii is known to grow in montane tropical wet forests. This plant is a herbaceous plant and is known for its characteristic evergreen leaves. Philodendron Scherberichii is a Philodendron species named after David Scherberich. This wonderful species can be found in hardiness zones 9 to 11.    Philodendron Scherberichii Care To care for Philodendron Scherberichii …


  • Philodendron Deflexum Plant Care — In-depth Guide

    Philodendron Deflexum Plant Care —  In-depth Guide

    Simply because of its bright green leaves and vehemently soft touch, Philodendron Deflexum is a must-have for my space. It requires little maintenance to grow and is usually repellent to pests.  Apart from its gentle touch and vibrant appearance, this plant is also great for the environment as it eliminates trichloroethylene, xylene, benzene, and ammonia …


  • Philodendron Dodsonii Care — Best Tips!

    Philodendron Dodsonii Care — Best Tips!

    Philodendron Dodsonii is a native to Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, and Panama. It’s a part of the vast Philodendron genus  This Philodendron has lush foliage with stunning dark green color and is grown in hardiness zones 9 to 11.   Philodendron Dodsonii Care Philodendron Dodsonii needs to be provided with well-draining soil that has a …


  • Philodendron Fibrosum Care — What You Should Know

    Philodendron Fibrosum Care  — What You Should Know

    Philodendrons fibrosum is a widely known plant that is kept in homes and gardens all over the world.  They started blooming excessively in the northern side of Europe in the 19th century, where they managed to earn a lot of popularity due to their stunning large leaves and efficient growth.  This versatile plant can be …


  • Philodendron Lehmannii Care – Great Tips!

    Philodendron Lehmannii Care – Great Tips!

    Philodendron Lehmannii is yet another stunning variety of Philodendrons that is known for the elongated foliage it bears.  The plant has long, gorgeously green, and glossy leaves that won’t go unnoticed placed in any spot of your home. Philodendron Lehmannii belongs to the Araceae family. It is among the plants that need minimal care and …


  • Philodendron Furcatum Care — All You Need to Know!

    Philodendron Furcatum Care — All You Need to Know!

    Any Philodendron is an attractive addition to your home, living room, patio, or garden. Today’s plant ‘Philodendron Furcatum’ is a perfect example of the global popularity of Philodendrons. You can plant this exotic beauty outdoors in USDA hardiness zones 11-13. Indoors, plant it in a peat-based mixture and water every two or three days to …


  • How to Pollinate Philodendron and Monstera — Top Tips!

    How to Pollinate Philodendron and Monstera — Top Tips!

    Self-pollination…cross-pollination…pollination by hand. Sounds a little technical? Not necessarily. If you think about a plant needing magic dust to help it to procreate, then it’s a little simpler. That dust can either be supplied from the same plant, or from another. That’s easy to understand, I would think. It’s when you’re expected to spread the …


  • Philodendron Erubescens Care — Brilliant Planting Tips

    Philodendron Erubescens Care — Brilliant Planting Tips

    The vigorous climber Philodendron erubescens has long, slender green leaves with red accents.  The leaves of these plants are known and praised for their crimson and colorful undersides, which provide a beautiful presentation as they drop down a growing surface. The Philodendron erubescens is a blooming plant endemic to Colombia that is also known as …


  • Philodendron Ilsemanii Plant Care — Unicorn Guide

    Philodendron Ilsemanii Plant Care — Unicorn Guide

    Also known as the Mottled Ilsemanii Variegata, this plant is an absolute unicorn.  As the name suggests, Philodendrons (Philo meaning ‘love’ and dendron meaning ‘tree’) grow with aerial roots climbing the trees and survive by sucking nutrients from their host, i.e., the tree. Aerial roots are not immersed in the ground; instead, they are clearly …


  • Pink Princess Philodendron Care – A Houseplant Growing Guide

    Pink Princess Philodendron Care – A Houseplant Growing Guide

    In this guide, I write about Philodendron pink princess care. Philodendron ‘pink princess’ a beautiful plant with pink and green variegation on its leaves. It is a cultivar of the Philodendron erubescens. ‘Erubescens’ means ‘blushing’ in Latin. The variegation is similar to the Pink Congo Philodendron. The difference is the variegation is not chemically induced but …


  • Philodendron Light Requirements – How Much is Needed?

    Philodendron Light Requirements – How Much is Needed?

    If you are looking for a lush and easy-to-grow houseplant, consider a philodendron. A philodendron needs basic things to thrive- and does particularly well indoors. With over 500 species of philodendron plants widely available, there is one for everybody. Whether you prefer climbing vines or bushy non-climbers, philodendrons are resilient and forgiving – great for …


  • Philodendron Diseases – All You Need to Know

    Philodendron Diseases – All You Need to Know

    Philodendrons are very common houseplants that are easy to grow and take care of. They are tolerant to low light conditions, and some aren’t much affected by neglect. However, if taken good care of, Philodendrons grow into great foliage that beautifies your home for years. Gardeners prefer these indoor plants for their hardiness, but that doesn’t …


  • Where to Buy a Philodendron? Any Ideas?

    Where to Buy a Philodendron? Any Ideas?

    A philodendron is a great choice for an indoor houseplant that is easy to grow, hardy, and lush. They require little special care to thrive and you can find them in most regions. There are some characteristics that buyers should look for when buying houseplants to ensure they are getting a healthy specimen. Want a …


  • Why Does My Philodendron Have Yellow Leaves? 5 Reasons

    Why Does My Philodendron Have Yellow Leaves? 5 Reasons

    Once you have mastered the basics, Philodendron plants are very easy to grow indoors. Philodendron leaves change color from green to yellow as a sign that something is amiss with the plant. Why Does My Philodendron Have Yellow Leaves? Yello leaves on Philodendron are caused by underwatering, overwatering, poor light conditions, pests, temperature stress, nutrient deficit …


  • Philodendron Atom Care — Your One-stop Guide

    Philodendron Atom Care — Your One-stop Guide

    Fancy giving your room a tropical flair? Then the Philodendron atom care will not disappoint. Dark green leaves that have a shiny and waxy look will make you think of a tropical rainforest.  Pair this with other tropical plants in your living room and you will feel like you are on vacation. On top of …


  • How Often to Water a Philodendron – The Answer Is Here!

    How Often to Water a Philodendron – The Answer Is Here!

    If you want a houseplant that will thrive inside and out, consider both climbing and non-climbing Philodendron plants. When the weather is warmer, you can place a philodendron outside in the shade to thrive and climb- yet, during the rest of the year, you have a lush, oxygen-producing plant for indoors.  Watering your philodendron is …


  • Philodendron “Rojo Congo” Fail-Proof Care Guide

    Philodendron “Rojo Congo” Fail-Proof Care Guide

    Philodendron “Rojo Congo” is a unique cultivar hybridized in Florida, in keeping with the growing trend amongst home gardeners for tropical aroids suitable for indoor growing. They are very attractive plants adding a touch of luxury, and a dash of the exotic to the indoor space. Philodendron “Rojo Congo” is a cross between Philodendron ”Imperial …


  • Philodendron “Prince of Orange” Care Made Easy

    Philodendron “Prince of Orange” Care Made Easy

    (image credits, IG: plantsofkelsey)   Philodendron “Prince of Orange” is a stunning thing of beauty in the world of philodendrons. It belongs to the large Araceae family of tropical forest dwellers. But this specific exotic plant is a hybrid that you won’t find in a natural environment. Tropical gardeners who grow Philodendron “Prince of Orange” all …


  • Philodendron Majesty Care – Best Secrets!

    Philodendron Majesty Care – Best Secrets!

    (image credits, IG:willialwilai) Philodendron Majesty is one of the rare, dark leaf hybrids deriving from the Philodendron family. It is not known who hybridized this plant, but it was named by Neil Crafter and is a worldwide sensation among plant enthusiasts. Philodendron Majesty will flourish in indirect bright light. It thrives in moist soil that …


  • Philodendron Black Cardinal Care Guide

    Philodendron Black Cardinal Care Guide

    Philodendrons are a tropical plant species with dramatic leaves, whose low maintenance needs make them well suited to be houseplants. The Black Cardinal differs from the traditional heartleaf varieties with its broad, color-changing leaves that transform from burgundy to green to black as it matures.  Although Black Cardinals rarely go to flower, the beautiful colored …


  • Philodendron Joepii Care – Best Care Secrets Revealed!

    Philodendron Joepii Care – Best Care Secrets Revealed!

    (image credits, IG: aroidbby) It is said that Philodendron Joepii is nearly extinct in the wild. It was discovered in eastern French Guiana by Joep Moonen during an ecological tour of the Mararoni River. Intrigued by the oddly-shaped leaves, he initially assumed that insects had chewed them. He discovered only one additional plant after an …


  • Philodendron Ring of Fire Care

    Philodendron Ring of Fire Care

    (image credits, IG: phoebeky_plants) One of the most sought-after Philodendrons is the exceptional ‘Philodendron Ring of Fire.’ The beautiful plant does not have two, three, or even four colors; it is a rare combination of five colors, all occurring at different parts during various seasons throughout the year. The wonderful Philodendron Ring of Fire is …


  • Philodendron Xanadu – Best Care Guide

    Philodendron Xanadu – Best Care Guide

    (image credits, IG: valurcons) Would you love to decorate your space with plants but have a brown thumb? Well, Philodendron Xanadu is one of the most forgiving plants. It can thrive in different areas of your home, without requiring too much. It can be grown in a potting medium consisting of peat moss, vermiculite, and …


  • Philodendron Warszewiczii – #1 Care Guide

    Philodendron Warszewiczii – #1 Care Guide

    The exotic Philodendron warszewiczii is native to the pacific coast of Central Americas along Mexico, El Salvator, Nicaragua and Honduras. According to the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, the species occurs usually on rocks in dry rain forests. The leaves of this large tropical ground runner are bipinnatifid. This means the leaf blades are deeply divided …


  • Philodendron Bipinnatifidum Care – Best Plant Guide

    Philodendron Bipinnatifidum Care – Best Plant Guide

    (image credits, IG: node.by.node) Are you looking to fill a huge space with an extraordinary tropical plant? The Philodendron bipinnatifidum will deliver. It is also goes by the name of Thaumatophyllum bipinnatifidum, Philodendron selloum, and horsehead philodendron. Although it is not a very popular houseplant, I think it deserves more exposure because of its beautiful vivid …


  • Philodendron Lacerum Care – #1 Growing Tips

    Philodendron Lacerum Care – #1 Growing Tips

    Philodendrons have been a staple houseplant for decades, decorating homes, schools, offices, and libraries worldwide. Known for their hardiness and low maintenance, philodendrons of all kinds were collected and passed on from generation to generation. This article is dedicated to the Philodendron lacerum, an overlooked species of Philodendron that, in my opinion, should be way …


  • Philodendron El Choco Red Care Essentials

    Philodendron El Choco Red Care Essentials

    Philodendron el choco red is a climbing Aroid with velvety leaves. The leaves start out with a striking red abaxial leaf surface that is somewhat fading once the leaves mature. This houseplant is often confused with the Philodendron luxurians choco.  Both of these plants are found in the Choco region in Colombia and hence the …


  • Philodendron Cordatum Care – How To Guide

    Philodendron Cordatum Care – How To Guide

    (image credits, IG: rexandplantfriends) On today’s menu: the Philodendron cordatum, a rare philodendron not many people know about.  Before we get into it, I would like to mention that the Philodendron cordatum is often mistaken for the Philodendron hederaceum, which is why you can find contradictory care information on most plant care websites.  Let us …


  • Philodendron Verrucosum x Melanochrysum Care

    Philodendron Verrucosum x Melanochrysum Care

    (image credits, IG: urbanleaf22) The Philodendron verrucosum x melanochrysum is a pretty cool hybrid plant. It creates leaves with bright white or bright green veins. With the right care and fertilizer, these leaves can grow pretty large. It originates from Ecuador. The Philodendron verrucosum x melanochrysum needs well-draining soil that’s always moist. But you shouldn’t …


  • Philodendron Validinervium Step-by-Step Care Guide

    Philodendron Validinervium Step-by-Step Care Guide

    The Philodendron Validinervium plant is a tropical beauty that can add color to any dull corner. Its beautiful lush foliage is what makes it a popular choice among houseplant owners. The needs of the Philodendron Validinervium plant are of an average houseplant. It enjoys basking in bright, dappled sunlight and thrives in well-draining soils. It …


  • Philodendron Lupinum Care – A Growers Guide

    Philodendron Lupinum Care – A Growers Guide

    (image credit, IG: tropicalplantsparadise) If you are a plant connoisseur like us, this plant will get you excited. The Philodendron lupinum offers you insight into what life actually looks like on tropical forests’ damp grounds. For Philodendron lupinum care keep temperatures between 55°- 80°F (12-27°C). As a growth medium use either an orchid bark, and perlite …


  • Philodendron Nangaritense – Fail-Safe Care

    Philodendron Nangaritense – Fail-Safe Care

    (image credits, IG: the.greenbubble) Have you heard of a garden ornamental being grown for its petioles more than anything else? Well, Philodendron nangaritense is that plant. It is a very rare neotropical perennial species that is native to a valley near the Rio Nangaritza in southern Ecuador. Philodendron nangaritense has green heart-shaped leaves that are …


  • Philodendron Elegans Care Guide

    Philodendron Elegans Care Guide

    (image credit, IG: plantfilledapartment) Finger-Leaf Philodendrons are widely grown and admired in all parts of the world. Philodendron Elegans or Skeleton Key Philodendron is a rare aroid that originates from Columbia and Brazil. This multi-lobed plant belongs to the Polytomium section of Philodendrons. It was first officially described in 1913. This particular Philodendron needs to …


  • Philodendron Martianum – #1 Care Hacks

    Philodendron Martianum – #1 Care Hacks

    By now you know that my favourite part of the outdoor garden is north east side where I have my aroid grove. A monstrous specimen of Swiss Cheese Plant creeps up the house. A canopy of Anthurium Plowmanii sits atop the garden wall. An elephant-eared giant philo grows against the north wall. Several other varieties huddle …


  • Philodendron Patriciae Care – Top Tips Revealed

    Philodendron Patriciae Care – Top Tips Revealed

    (image credit IG: @aceplunt) It’s entirely possible that behind your interest in Philodendron Patriciae, there were encouraging factors like its magnificent leaves or intense color. Or perhaps you randomly stumbled across its kind and succumbed to the phytomania-the irresistible urge to collect plants! Whatever your inspiration was, I would like to commend you for making …


  • Philodendron Pertusum Care – #1 Best Tips!

    Philodendron Pertusum Care – #1 Best Tips!

    Todays’s article is about Philodendron Pertusum, also known as the Swiss Cheese plant or Monstera Deliciosa because of its huge leaves with holes. Philodendron Pertusum is its old name for Monstera Deliciosa as it was originally thought to be from the Philodendron genus and not a Monstera.   Philodendron Pertusum Care Philodendron Pertusum needs well-draining …


  • Philodendron Tenue Care – #1 Best Secrets Revealed!

    Philodendron Tenue Care – #1 Best Secrets Revealed!

    In today’s article, I’m going to discuss Philodendron Tenue care. The Tenue is a Hemi-epiphytic plant known for being a climber and was initially described in 1854. The plant is also known by several other names such as Philodendron Ecuadorense and Philodendron Sodiroanum. Philodendron Tenue Care Philodendron Tenue is a rainforest plant and therefore enjoys …


  • Philodendron Esmeraldense Care – A Detailed Growing Guide

    Philodendron Esmeraldense Care – A Detailed Growing Guide

    Philodendron esmeraldense is part of the vast genus known as Philodendron. This plant is a Broadleaf Philodendron famous for its foliage and is native to Lita, Ecuador. The plant’s first known introduction was done by the Botanist named Dr. Tom Croat in the year 2008. This plant is named Esmeraldense because it occurs in Esmeraldas. …


  • Philodendron Laciniatum Care from Start to Finish

    Philodendron Laciniatum Care from Start to Finish

    Philodendron Laciniatum plants have large green leaves and red petioles. Native to the Venezuela and Brazil, these Phil’s are often confused with other Philodendron’s when they are juvenile. There are many plants in the Philodendron family, but these are unique because of their deeply lobed, jungle green and glossy leaves. The name Philodendron comes from …


  • Philodendron Goeldii Care Guide for Experts

    Philodendron Goeldii Care Guide for Experts

    Philodendron Goeldii is also known as Finger Leaf that belongs to the family Thaumatophyllum Spruceanum. Philodendron Goeldii is a gorgeous plant that has star-shaped leaves that create a tropical impression on the house. Philodendron Goeldii requires moderate sunlight that falls indirectly. It likes to grow in moist sphagnum moss or peat-based soils. This plant prefers …


  • Philodendron Sharoniae Care in a Nutshell

    Philodendron Sharoniae Care in a Nutshell

    Philodendron Sharoniae is an incredible aroid altogether. The green, ridge-patterned leaves make it utterly amazing for this aroid. This Philodendron will grow out of a big vivarium and works well on a totem in a high light window. Philodendron Sharoniae likes to grow in a moderately intermediate climate. This Philodendron grows beautifully in bright, indirect …


  • Philodendron Panduriforme Plant Care: Here’s What Matters

    Philodendron Panduriforme Plant Care: Here’s What Matters

    The Philodendron panduriforme plant is often confused with the Philodendron bipennifolium. This is because both plants produce fun arrowhead-shaped leaves. The Philodendron panduriforme plant needs well-draining soil. You want bright but indirect sunlight and the soil should always be moist. This plant originates from the Amazon basin. You can find it growing in Brazil, Colombia, …


  • Philodendron Radiatum Care from A to Z

    Philodendron Radiatum Care from A to Z

    Philodendron Radiatum (Fil-oh-DEN-dron Rad-ee-AY-tum) is famous for its leaves that instantly give a tropical look. Sometimes referred to as Split Leaf Climber, you can grow this beauty both inside and outside on your summer gardens or patio by following our plant care guide. This species requires minimum attention from you; just plant it in rich …


  • Philodendron Gigas Care – Everything You Need to Know

    Philodendron Gigas Care – Everything You Need to Know

    Today we are discussing another aroid Philodendron for you, Philodendron Gigas. It is pronounced as ‘fil-oh-DEN-dron JY-gas.’ This can be easily grown as an indoor houseplant or outside in mild climates. Originally from Panama, this Philodendron is grown widely in many different climates. The Philodendron Gigas has average watering needs and should be watered well …


  • Philodendron Tortum Care – From A to Z

    Philodendron Tortum Care – From A to Z

    Philodendron Tortum is also called Philodendron Bipinattifidum. It is an evergreen plant that belongs to the Arum family. Originally from tropical parts of America, Philodendron Tortum grows well in warm temperatures between 59 – 86 degrees Fahrenheit (15-30 degrees Celsius) and a good amount of humidity between 60-80%. Further, the plant thrives well in bright …


  • Philodendron Crassinervium Best Care Hacks

    Philodendron Crassinervium Best Care Hacks

    This article is for all of the philodendron lovers that want to add less popular plants to their collection. The Philodendron Crassinervium is an evergreen perennial native and even endemic (exclusively grows there and nowhere else) to southeast Brazil and at first glance doesn’t look like a classic philodendron at all. It has elongated, dark …


  • Philodendron Mexicanum – A Complete Care Guide

    Philodendron Mexicanum – A Complete Care Guide

    Home gardeners looking for plants that are rare, exotic, and yet easy-maintenance should definitely grow Philodendron Mexicanum. It is a perennial, evergreen, climbing variety perfect for apartments and offices. The plant has a stunning blend of colors with the new leaves in glossy light green while the mature ones take a deep dark green leathery …


  • Philodendron Subhastatum Care Tips That Work Wonders

    Philodendron Subhastatum Care Tips That Work Wonders

    In today’s article, I am going to tell you about Philodendron Subhastatum. It is a rare tropical climber that is known to come from the plant family, Araceae. The Philodendron genus is considered to be one of the largest ones in the Araceae family of plants. The genus has up to 400 different species that …


  • Philodendron Mamei Care – #1 Complete Guide

    Philodendron Mamei Care – #1 Complete Guide

    The magnificent Philodendron mamei is a tropical perennial creeping plant that grows as ground cover and sometimes creeps up trees true to its epiphytic nature. It has big green heart-shaped leaves with silvery dust markings on leaves as though smeared with fingers. That’s how it has earned the name “Silver Cloud”. The veins run deep, …


  • Philodendron Domesticum Care – What you need to know

    Philodendron Domesticum Care – What you need to know

    In today’s article, we are discussing the Philodendron Domesticum. The plant also goes by the names of Spadeleaf Philodendron or Burgundy Philodendron.  The Philodendron has about 450 species of stemmed and climbing herbs. This genus is native to tropical America. To help your Philodendron Domesticum grow well, provide dim light and high humidity. It likes …


  • Philodendron Atabapoense Care – How To Succeed

    Philodendron Atabapoense Care – How To Succeed

    Today we are discussing another beautiful houseplant, Philodendron Atabapoense. This is a rare, climbing, and vining Philodendron. This plant is native to the Southern region of Venezuela and the Amazonian region of Brazil. This easy-to-care plant will grow happily with minimal effort as long as you provide well-draining, moist soil, and dappled sunlight. You can …


  • Philodendron Painted Lady – #1 Best Care Tips

    Philodendron Painted Lady – #1 Best Care Tips

    Painted Lady is a variegated climbing Philodendron. It’s a favorite for Philodendron collectors. According to the University of Florida, this Philodendron species is a hybrid of two-parent Philodendrons, P. Erubescens Burgundy plant, and P. Erubescens Emerald Queen plant. Philodendron Painted Lady will prefer dry soil conditions, so choose a well-draining potting soil and always allow …


  • Philodendron Squamiferum Care – How to Rock it!

    Philodendron Squamiferum Care – How to Rock it!

    Philodendron Squamiferum or the ‘hairy’ Philodendron is a relatively rare species of the Philodendron family. Famous for its red hairs, botanically known as pubescence, the Philodendron Squamiferum is an aroid epiphyte. It’s easy to care, and pretty foliage makes it a popular choice among the masses as a houseplant. Ensure that the Philodendron Squamiferum is …


  • Philodendron Giganteum #1 Care Instructions

    Philodendron Giganteum #1 Care Instructions

      How to identify a Philodendron giganteum It helps to know how to identify a Philodendron giganteum because there are a few different large philodendron varieties out there with different care requirements. Often nurseries simply label them “Giant Philo” without telling you which one! Without further do, Philodendron giganteum has rich green heart-shaped leaves, which …


  • Philodendron Mayoi Care – Tips Everyone Should Know

    Philodendron Mayoi Care – Tips Everyone Should Know

    Instantly recognizable with fronds that resemble that of a palm, the Philodendron mayoi showcases spectacular looking shaped leaves. This philodendron type is a perfect addition to any plant collection. It is also an ideal practical choice for starting off your indoor plant collection. The Mayoi belongs to the Philodendron genus. It is part of the …


  • Philodendron Bipennifolium – #1 Care Gudie

    Philodendron Bipennifolium – #1 Care Gudie

    The Philodendron bipennifolium plant is also known as the Horsehead Philodendron or the Fiddleleaf Philodendron. The Philodendron bipennifolium has basic care needs. It requires indirect sunlight, an average watering schedule, and well-draining loamy soil. The interesting nicknames come from the unique shape of the shiny leaves. Some Philodendron bipennifolium leaves are in the shape of …


  • Philodendron Billietiae Care – #1 Step By Step Tutorial

    Philodendron Billietiae Care – #1 Step By Step Tutorial

    There’s no special story or history behind the vine climber Philodendron billietiae. There doesn’t need to be. This Philodendron is special on its own. This interesting plant needs bright indirect sunlight and well-draining soil. Wait for a few inches of the soil to dry before you water this plant. Caring for a Philodendron billietiae is …


  • Philodendron Sodiroi Care – What you didn’t know!

    Philodendron Sodiroi Care – What you didn’t know!

  • Philodendron Burle Marx – #1 Best Care Tips

    Philodendron Burle Marx – #1 Best Care Tips

    Philodendron Burle Marx plant is named after Roberto Burle Marx. Burle Marx was the first architect to use native plants in modern landscape designs. The Philodendron Burle Marx’s care is like most other Philodendrons. They need well-draining soil and bright indirect light. And their soil should always be moist but never drenched. This Philodendron, from …


  • 9 Best Philodendron Birkin Care Secrets – Growing Guide

    9 Best Philodendron Birkin Care Secrets – Growing Guide

    The Philodendron birkin is a rare gorgeous houseplant with variegated dark green leaves containing white pinstripes. The garden gods took a paintbrush across the leaves to make an intriguing pattern. Tropical Philodendron birkins come from the Araceae family. Philodendron is a subcategory of this family. According to the University of Hawaii, the Araceae family consists …


  • Philodendron Spiritus Sancti Care – #1 Best Guide

    Philodendron Spiritus Sancti Care – #1 Best Guide

      Philodendron Spiritus Sancti is the holy grail of plant ownership. If you think Monstera Obliqua and Monstera Adansonii Variegata are rare, hard to get, and expensive, Philodendron Spiritus Sancti tops them in all 3 aspects. The plant itself is found in the state of Espirito Santo near the town Domingos Martins in Brazil and …